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FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man said he was sitting in his car on his property when he suddenly heard the sound of gunfire and had to take cover because his vehicle was strafed in a drive-by shooting on Monday night. Officers were dispatched to Grove Place, near the Eulalie

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FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man who broke into a Grove Place apartment and started beating some of the people he found inside has been arrested on a warrant three months after the fact, authorities said. Enrique Velasquez, 27, of Paradise Mills was arrested at 8:08 a.m. today and charged

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FREDERIKSTED — Police are investigating who gunned down a St. Croix man at a Grove Place housing project last night, authorities said. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a call of shots fired and a man down near Building 41 of the St. Croix Mutual Homes Apartments at about 9 p.m.

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FREDERIKSTED — A spike in violent crime has Crucians rolling up the sidewalks early as the killings that began Friday continued on Tuesday, claiming the lives of two more St. Croix men. Ian Benjamin, Sr., 33, called the 911 Emergency Call Center, telling operators he had been shot at his

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FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix woman has been arrested after allegedly discharging a firearm carelessly in Mount Pleasant West, authorities said. Michelle D. Wakefield, 34, of Estate Cane Carlton, was arrested at 7:05 a.m. Wednesday and charged with first-degree reckless endangerment, discharging or aiming a firearm, carrying firearms openly or

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FREDERIKSTED — A St. Croix man said his car was damaged by gunfire as he was driving through Grove Place in the early morning hours on Sunday. The 911 Emergency Call Center dispatched police officers to Grove Place after a report of discharging of shots came in at 2:10 a.m.

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FREDERIKSTED — For the first time at least 30 years, Bull and Bread Day has been canceled. The annual Liberty Day celebration and feast in Grove Place that celebrates the life and legacy of D. Hamilton Jackson will have to go on next year thanks to Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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SHOT DEAD: Social media was abuzz after it was reported that Atnelle Livingston Harris, 24, had been shot to death near St. Croix Mutual homes on Sunday evening. Police will not say if his death is connected to the July murders of Lyana Serieux, 24, Jeremiah Serieux, 5, and Jordan

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Lyana Serieux led more than a double life — times three. She was a successful: Working mother. Kmart employee. University student. Cop candidate. Drug mule. But when she morphed from drug mule to drug cowboy, her children would be grievously threatened within hours — and she herself would also be

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REMAINS RECOVERY: St. Croix rescue workers prepare for their descent into the cistern to recover the body of Lyana Serieux, 24, on Thursday afternoon in Estate Grove Place. FREDERIKSTED — Police on St. Croix have three bodies, three crime scenes and no official suspects now that the fully-clothed body of

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